n.1.A chief or transcendent traitor.
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Here is First, passionate, stylish, whiplash-smart, "the Rosa Luxemburg of the movement"; Slovo, who as leader of the ANC's military arm Umkhonto We Sizwe would become the most loved, and hated, white man in South Africa; Mandela, "regally defiant," to whom even the jail wardens defer, "as if they realized grudgingly that they were in the presence of greatness"; Fischer-Rhodes scholar, brilliant barrister, scion of "Afrikaner royalty"-who turns his back on white privilege and power, and is despised by the volk as an archtraitor.